You Are Happy

by Rebecca Deraspe

translated from French to English by Leanna Brodie

translated from English to American Sign Language by Ethan Hart-Cook

October 26 - December 8, 2019


hands have a way

Directed by Mary Kate Ashe & Aaron Sawyer

Concept by Giulianna Marchese

Produced by Marisa Lerman and Abigail Lafont

Featuring #DeafTalent

ASL Master Ethan Hart-Cook

Sign Coaches Chris Schroeder, Phillip Lewis

ASL Translators Ethan Hart-Cook, Christopher Schroeder, Phillip Lewis, Mary Kate Ashe

Summary: Bridget finds her brother Jeremy in a closet attempting suicide. Again. Determined to help him find some kind of happiness, she carts around grocery stores looking for his potential wife. She meets Chloe and her plans to stage a happily-ever-after are finally set. Performed in English and American Sign Language.


Aaron Sawyer- codirector


Mary Kate Ashe- codirector

A reading of You Are Happy with #DeafTalent

A reading of You Are Happy with #DeafTalent

Producers Amelia Lafont and Marisa Lerman